Entries by Linda Harman

April Parish Council meeting cancelled.

Due to being in a period of national mourning all public meetings are suspended until after the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh. The next virtual Aldington and Bonnington Parish Council meeting will be therefore be held on Wednesday 5th May at 7.30pm. As always, any concerns can be sent by email to clerk@abpc.org.uk  

Village Views Photography Competition

The location of Aldington and Bonnington, being just above the Romney Marshes and, in the case of Aldington, upon a ‘hurst’ (or hill) means that we all enjoy some spectacular views. We are seeking to document those views so that they can be recorded as part of the character of our area – and to […]

Remembrance Sunday, 8th November 2020

Sadly, for the first time in history, Services of Remembrance nationally will be closed the public, in line with the Government’s latest advice.  This means that the Remembrance Sunday event at the Aldington, Bonnington & Hurst War Memorial will be much reduced this year, in order to comply with national guidelines and to keep everyone safe. Instead, […]

COVID-19 Helpline

If you need help during lockdown, or in order to self-isolate; Telephone : 01233 721838  or 07802 776779 or contact the volunteer group on FaceBook via the Aldington and Bonnington’s Action and Support Group for the Coronavirus Ashford Borough Council support can be accessed via the dedicated website section.  Anyone having difficulty please contact Councillor Linda […]

Quarry Pond – update.

  The pond on Quarry Field has been temporarily fenced off and the entrance up to Quarry Field from Quarry Wood is closed for a short time. This is due to damage to the ground surrounding the pond during mechanical clearance of reeds and parrot weed this week.  The area is extremely muddy following heavy […]

New Parish Councillor brings team back up to nine

We are delighted to welcome Stephen Wagstaff to the Aldington & Bonnington Parish Council.  Stephen has lived in Postling Green at the end of Roman Road for 8 years. It being mid term for the current electoral period, Stephen was co-opted onto the Council by the remaining 8 councillors. Co-option is a process whereby councillors […]

Look out for the Neighbourhood Plan Questionnaire 1

The first questionnaire from the Neighbourhood Planning team is now on its way to you. This survey will identify the issues that you think are most important for our Neighbourhood Plan to address. Your answers will shape the Vision and Objectives of our Plan and identify the topics for  workshops and, ultimately, our planning policies. […]